Commitment to Diversity

As a university, we cherish our commitment to a diverse student body. We think this commitment to a diverse campus enhances your academic experience by exposing you to a variety of backgrounds, attitudes, beliefs and experiences. Marquette continues to be one of the most diverse campuses in Wisconsin.

Where we come from

Marquette is home to 8,410 undergraduate and 3,335 graduate students.

The university's reputation draws students from every state and 70 countries.

Sixty-two percent of students come from outside Wisconsin.

Who we are — 2014 freshmen

22% students of color

21% legacy students (students with a parent or sibling who attended Marquette)

19% first-generation college students (the first in the family to attend college)

3%  non-resident alien students (international students)

1:1  male-to-female ratio

67% Catholic

94% reside on campus

Student studying on campus


Around campus

AMU & Union Sports Annex Athletics' schedules Haggerty Museum of Art Helfaer Theatre Late Night Marquette

Marquette Explores on Tumblr

I heart MKE Things to see & do around Marquette University's campus in Milwaukee, through the eyes of students & alumni.

Campus tour for your phone

Campus Tours App

A tour guide at your fingertips. Marquette offers a free campus tour iPhone app. Download the app!

Contact us


Application status

Learn how to verify the status of your application through your Checkmarq student account.

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